The LA Weekly has a story on Long Beach Halloween hate crime case that started here in FBLA. Briefly, on Halloween night, in Long Beach, 3 white women were involved in a street brawl with some 30 black teenagers. The women all had serious injuries and 8 of the teens were charged with committing a hate crime.
After getting an nod to write about media coverage of the case, FBLA went a little wild on the research, and the Weekly’s editors had to slog through some 4,000 words. So, if you want to know even more, here’s some stuff that got chopped.